Magic Macaroons

Total Time

Prep: 10 min. Cook: 20 min.


2 dozen

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
Peanut butter, candy corn and macaroons are three of my favorite things, so I combine them all to make one magical sweet that's perfect for Halloween. —Jeanette Nelson, Bridgeport, West Virginia


  • 2 large egg whites
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon cream of tartar
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 2-3/4 cups sweetened shredded coconut
  • 1/3 cup candy corn, chopped
  • 1/4 cup dark chocolate chips
  • 1/4 cup peanut butter chips
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped macadamia nuts
  • 2/3 cup white baking chips, melted


  1. Preheat oven to 300°. In a small bowl, whisk the first 5 ingredients until blended. In a large bowl, mix coconut, candy corn, dark chocolate chips, peanut butter chips and nuts; stir in egg white mixture.
  2. Drop by tablespoonfuls 1 in. apart onto parchment-lined baking sheets. Bake 20-22 minutes or until light brown. Remove from pans to wire racks to cool completely.
  3. Drizzle cookies with melted baking chips; let stand until set. Store in an airtight container.